C71 Built-in RFID Reader (Android 11)

Lightweight and Portable, Superior UHF Capability

Android 11 Cortex-A53 Octa-core 2.3GHz
RAM+ROM: 3+32GB/4+64GB (Optional) 5.2” IPS 1080P Screen
5000mAh Powerful Battery 1.8m Drop Proof
IP65 Sealing


UHF RFID (Impinj E310 Chip) Barcode Scanning (Optional)
NFC 13MP Autofocus Camera
Accurate GPS Dual-band WIFI

Lightweight and Portable, Superior UHF Capability

Chainway C71 is a built-in Android RFID reader. The newly-upgrade of Octa-Core CPU brings the overall performance improvement that enables high-speed and stable possessing. Integrated with superb RFID performance that allows read distance of 4m, it is lightweight, supports optional barcode scanning and iris recognition. The RFID reader can best meet the needs in retail, logistics, warehousing, healthcare, finance, transportation, etc.


Physical Characteristics
Dimensions 164.2 x 78.8 x 17.5mm / 6.46 x 3.10 x 0.69 in.
Weight <321 g / 11.32 oz.
Display 5.2” IPS LTPS 1920 x 1080
Touch Panel Corning Gorilla Glass, multi-touch panel, gloves and wet hands supported
Power Main battery: Li-ion, rechargeable, 5000 mAh
Standby: over 350 hours
Continuous use: over 12 hours (depending on user environment)
Charging time: 3-4 hours (with standard adaptor and USB cable)
Notification Sound, LED indicator, vibrator
Expansion Slot 1 slot for Nano SIM card, 1 slot for Nano SIM or TF card
Interfaces USB 2.0 Type-C, OTG, Type-C headphones supported
Audio 2 microphones,1 for noise cancellation;1 speaker;receiver
Keypad 4 front keys, 1 power key, 2 scan keys, 1 multifunctional key
Sensors Light sensor, proximity sensor, gravity sensor


WLAN IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4G/5G dual-band, internal antenna
WWAN 2G: GSM850/GSM900/DCS1800/PCS1900
3G: WCDMA:B1/B2/B4/B5/B8
WWAN (Others) Depending on the country’s ISP
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
GNSS GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou; internal antenna
Note C71 models being manufactured for Turkish & Egyptian Markets, do not include Voice Call ( Phone Call ) function. WAN module included on those models only support DATA transfer.


Developing Environment
Operating System Android 11.0; GMS, FOTA, Soti MobiControl, SafeUEM supported. Committed support for a future upgrade to Android 12, 13, and Android 14 pending feasibility
SDK Chainway Software Development Kit
Language Java
Tool Eclipse / Android Studio


CPU Cortex-A53 2.3 GHz Octa-core
4GB + 64GB (optional)
Expansion Supports up to 128 GB Micro SD card


User Environment
Operating Temp. 4 °F to 122 °F / -20 °C to 50 °C
Storage Temp. -40 °F to 158 °F / -40 °C to 70 °C
Humidity 5% RH – 95% RH non condensing
Drop Specification Multiple 1.8 m / 5.9 ft. drops (at least 20 times) to the concrete across the operating temperature range
Tumble Specification 1000 x 0.5 m / 1.64 ft. falls at room temperature
Sealing IP65 / IP67 per IEC sealing specifications
ESD ±15 KV air discharge, ±6 KV conductive discharge
Note * Operating temperature of UHF version: -20°C to 45°C


Barcode Scanning
1D Linear Scanner Zebra: SE965; Honeywell: N4313
2D Imager Scanner Zebra: SE4710 / SE4750SR / SE4750MR / SE4750DP; Honeywell: N6603
1D Symbologies UPC/EAN, Code128, Code39, Code93, Code11, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Chinese 2 of 5, Codabar, MSI, RSS, etc.
2D Symbologies PDF417, MicroPDF417, Composite, RSS, TLC-39, Datamatrix, QR code, Micro QR code, Aztec, MaxiCode; Postal Codes: US PostNet, US Planet, UK Postal, Australian Postal, Japan Postal, Dutch Postal (KIX), etc.
Note * This function is optional


Engine CM-Q module;
CM-3N module based on Impinj E310
Frequency 865-868 MHz / 920-925 MHz / 902-928 MHz
Protocol EPC C1 GEN2 / ISO18000-6C
Antenna Circular polarization (1.5 dBi)
Power 1W (+19 dBm to +30 dBm adjustable)
Max Read Range Impinj E310 chip:
3m (Impinj MR6 tag, size 70 x 15mm)
3m (Impinj M750 tag, size 70 x 15mm)
4m (Alien H3 Anti-Metal tag, size 130 x 42mm)
Note * Ranges are measured in the open outdoors and low interference environment, and rate is measured in a laboratory low interference environment, they are affected by tags and environment.


Front Camera 5 MP
*This function is optional
Rear Camera 13 MP autofocus rear camera with flash


Frequency 13.56 MHz
Protocol ISO14443A/B, ISO15693, NFC-IP1, NFC-IP2, etc.
Chips M1 card (S50, S70), CPU card, NFC tags, etc.
Range 2-4 cm


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